My Daily Routine

October 23, 2022 3 Comments

Routines – Sequence of Actions Regularly Followed. And I hate routine. Just like the famous dialogue of Rajesh Khanna from the film Amar Prem – ‚ÄúPushpa, I hate tears ūüėĘ‚ÄĚ Routine and habits make your life easy and there is no doubt about it. As far as I am concerned, my daily routine changes as …

Book Review – ‚ÄúMemories of My Father‚ÄĚ by Jayanthi K Manikandan

June 15, 2022 0 Comments

This is the first book I downloaded from the Blogchatter e-Book carnival. I knew it is going to be the most heartwarming book.¬† What else can come out of a loving daughter‚Äôs heart? The book starts with his childhood days of the author’s appa and shows his struggle, hard work, foresightedness, and a strong commitment …

Health Insurance for Seniors

April 11, 2022 0 Comments

Health is of prime importance at every stage of life and more so as we age. The expenses on health care increase with age. But the salary is always more than the pension. So, the healthcare expenses pinch. One should create enough kitty for health care in old age. It is not a good idea …

G РGadgets for Seniors. 

April 10, 2022 2 Comments

In today‚Äôs post, I will be talking about few gadgets that are very useful for seniors in keeping them connected with their family and friends. Communication is vital for every one and more so for elders. Technology solves issues and there are many gadgets that help seniors live independently and confidently. Let us explore some …

F – FORGETFULNESS

April 7, 2022 2 Comments

My father in his early nineties is staying with me for the last 28 years. I have been observing the decline in his cognitive abilities with age. He is forgetting things off and on with time, more so in the last two to three years. I was worried – if it is age-related or setting …

E for Expressing Gratitude

April 6, 2022 2 Comments

Hello, so it‚Äôs day five of the A2Z challenge and E is the letter of the day. Today, I will share the importance of expressing gratitude and how it brings changes in the life of seniors. Just a reminder again, this post is in the series of my topic ‚ÄúSeconds Innings‚ÄĚ. In this series, I …

D for Depression in Seniors

April 5, 2022 0 Comments

As per the dictionary, “depression” means – feelings of severe despondency and dejection. Some say, depression is the¬†state¬†of¬†feeling¬†very¬†unhappy¬†and without¬†hope¬†for the¬†future. Everyone feels sad or low some time or the other. It is part of life. But if such feelings go for few weeks or months, then it is depression. It is much more than the …

B for Bones, The Strong Bones

April 2, 2022 7 Comments

It is important to be happy in the sunset years. Just like everyone else, seniors have to keep themselves strong physically, mentally, financially, and spiritually to lead a happy and contented life. I shall be sharing different ways to maintain robust health in all four realms (physical, mental, financial, spiritual) in 26 posts throughout April …

Blogchatter A2Z2022 – Theme Reveal

March 31, 2022 2 Comments

The A2Z challenge is a yearly feature of Blogchatter, a vibrant and active community of bloggers. I had participated in this challenge for the first time last year. You can check my posts under the category BlogchatterA2Z 2021. This April is again full of writing fun, thanks to A2Z challenge 2022. My last year’s posts …

E Commerce, MSMEs & Growth

January 28, 2022 0 Comments

In October 2007, well-known tech blogger V.V.K. Chandra noticed a comment on his blog from a man who identified himself as Sachin with a link to an unfamiliar site. He did not realize that clicking on it would be a landmark moment in India‚Äôs e-commerce history. As he clicked on the link, it opened into …